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Oct 6, 2012 4:00pm PDT
high in california. the average price in the state is now $4.61 a gallon. beating the previous record set in 2008 by less than a tenth of a penny. a sharp price increase began earlier this week. it's blamed on reduced supply and a volatile market in part due to the chevron refinery fire on august 6th. a gallon of regular will cost you an average 4.68 in san francisco. it's 4.63 in san jose and oakland. prices throughout the state are expected to climb for several more days before finally leveling off. >>> a murder mystery in hercules where a woman was found dead last night in her home. her car stolen from the garage. police have no suspects and few clues in the killing which has left friends and neighbors stunned. here's the story. reporter: family, friends, rushed to this house on ash court, where police say a woman's body was found inside. >> i don't believe it until i come here. oh, shocking. is shocking. reporter: neighbors say the woman living here for 25 years was suzy ko and was supposed to pick her husband up from the airport last night but never made it. her husband called th
ABC
Oct 20, 2012 4:00pm PDT
agree with them on a couple initiatives. members of the california teachers association joined with the governor in san francisco this morning to show support for proposition 30 that races taxes on high-income hawseholds to support education programs. the governor's message today is all californians will ben fit itch prop 30 passes. >> it's about kids and teachers and the credit rating of california. it's about social harmony. it's about hope. and it's about those who have been most blessed to have an opportunity to give something back. >> are also campaigning against prop 32, which they say will limit teacher participation in the political process. >> bay area drivers are working around this weekend's closure of the san mateo bridge. there's a live look. a commuter's dream. if only the bridge were open. caltrans crews replacing a seismic joint on the western end of the bridge, and also replacing 12 slabs of concrete, and teams are working around the cack clock. caltrans says the project is on target for the 5:00 a.m. opening of the bridge monday morning. to navigate around the clos
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 12:00pm EDT
fleet of autonomous vehicles. three states have legalized them. nevada, florida, and california. we will see if we hear from d.c. today. another stretch of unusual weather all across the country. in northern california, people after a small tornado touched down possibly more than once. funnel clouds spotted also in other areas. the damage was minimal. no reports of injury. the storm system also brought two feet of snow in the sierra nevada mountains. in idaho, ski resorts pin join the first snowfall of the season. this is a video from the resort boise. a welcome sight to business owners and skiers. last snowfall -- good first occurll last year did not until january in that area. >> we have 80-degree temperatures the next couple days. tropical system off the coast weekend and colder air moving in next week. >> a little bit of everything. it's beautiful outside. scattered clouds locally. noaa cougar town there were some showers. it's beautiful right now at beach, a live shot. another shot in fairfax shows skies over st. leo the looking good. some members in the '70s. not much rain. th
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 11:00pm EDT
california was arrested after n claimed he assaulted her. she grabbed himself and after seeing pictures of her taken by him. she claimed at our extended outlook. temperatures tomorrow, laura 70's. tuesday, foggy but warm. wednesday, more sunshine toward the end of the day. beautiful thursday and friday. >> tuesday looks like it will be a washout. we will see you back here coming out. we will see you back here coming out. in the people, businesses, and organizations that call greater washington home. whether it's funding an organization that provides new citizens with job training, working with an anacostia school that promotes academic excellence, or supporting an organization that serves 5,000 meals a day across d.c., what's important to the people of greater washiton is important to us, and we're proud to work with all thohose who are making our communities stronger.
ABC
Oct 13, 2012 11:30pm EDT
may be in her 90's but a >> a california woman still has degree. >> you educate a man, and to educate him. you educate a woman, and you educate a family. >> you would have graduated in 1959 but she started a family instead. she took classes but could never earn enough credits so she wrote school asking for some recognition and that more than e expected. there it is. an actual degree. good for her. never too old to graduate. >> the 80-year plan. when we switched to fios, we got better tv, better phone, better internet. [ male announcer ] it's time to get mre for your money. upgrade to verizon fios iernet, tv d phone with our best price online: just $84.99 a month, guaranteed for one year with no annual contract. internet is absolutely imperative for school nowadays. look up this, write an essay on that. my life is greatly improved because of fios. male announcer ] don't wait! switch to fios for a super-low $84.99 a month for a year with no annual contract. visit verizon.com/superoffer. contact the verizon center for customers with disabilities welcome to life on fios. at 800-974-6006 t
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm EDT
it. >> he is glad that the shuttle a home. they get a lot of people they go through the california r,ience center every yea people. of >> the wheels on this transport direction. any >> chile tonight -- ochilly tonight. up.ut it will warm a lot of sunshine. some low-to-mid-level clouds. e skies are clear and the wind will diminish. 54 degrees in the upper marlborough. southern frederick county, 53 degrees. it was a pretty nice day. tomorrow, the average high drops 9 degrees. kalid days are ahead. cold night is ahead. overnight --ing cold days are ahead. cold night is a head. e warning overnight. a frost advisory. clouds will be on the way out. high pressure will move in. and we will be starting off a morning with high pressure moving right overhead. the wind diminishes, the skies will be clear. if the wind should stay up, we close tor get freezing. the air mixedeps up. wind willght, the off. with clear skies, it will be plenty cold. sy sunday, the high ship offshore and it will push into e 70's for sunday afternoon. we have the weekend komen three- day walk. morning lows in the 30's a
ABC
Oct 21, 2012 11:00pm EDT
blames it on the drinks she drank than 24 hours. they filed a wrongful death against the california that makes the drink. >> caffeine toxicity and a contract arrhythmia. she had an underlying mild heart condition not unlike about 10% of the population. fda documents show other adverse reactions to the drink. >> these kids are drinking the , have an condition, it is like on a fire.oline spokesman for the beverage company says it has sold more than 8 billion of the drinks " monster does that its beverages are in any way responsible for death of ms. fournier." on the anderson cooper show last week, the mother says she is putting her grief into action. the fda too put stepup. [indiscernible] how much caffeine is in there. >> that mom has made some progress. the senator who oversees the fda budget held a hearing on the drinks and their impact on kids. he has sent a second letter to a asking that agency to regulate the drink. >> thank you for that report. countdown to the election is on tonight. we are 16 days away. a final presidential debate is happening to our night. jay korff joins us now
ABC
Oct 7, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. >> sunday night, president obama held a star-studded fundraiser in southern california. that included a-listers george clooney, stevie wonder, john bon jovi and i katy perry. with so many stars in the audience, he poked fun at his less-than-stellar debate performance last week. >> everybody here is incredible professionals. they're such great friends. and they just perform flawlessly. night after night. i can't always say the same. [laughter] [cheers] >> republican candidate mitt romney rallied supporters in the critical state of florida on sunday. he warned that a second term for president obama would lead to the kind of economic ruin that crushes the american dream. >> we're going to hold that torch very high on november 6. the world is going to see we're serious about coming back and strengthening the base of this great country. >> while mr. obama continues to outraise mr. romney other republican leaders insist that policy matters not money, will win this election. >> the president can't say to the country, look at what i've done, look at my record. re-elect me. >> the fact of the ma
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 11:00pm EDT
attack in california. the surfer was bitten this morning near vandenberg air force base and died on the scene. law enforcement officials say he was not affiliated with the base but was on a stretch of beach that was open to the public there. this was the same place where a 19-year-old was killed two years ago by awmakers have moved a step closer to revoke the license of the pharmacy at the center of the meningitis outbreak. massachusetts governor patrick moved to revoke the license of the new england compounding center and the licenses of three pharmacists. state health officials in massachusetts say they found fungus in steroids and a leaky boiler in a room supposed to be sanitized within that facility. the meningitis outbreak is blamed for 300 illnesses and 23 deaths. tonight, the hero responsible for one of baseball's greatest moments strikes out with police. the hall of fame legend placed in handcuffs and the discovery made by police that led to the arrest. >> plus, a sexual assault in falls park. who police are looking for and why it's a face you've seen before. >> i'm bob ryan
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm EDT
challenger to the ipad. >> it has cool, colorful accessories. >> today in california, ipad -- apple said that there product is above other tablets. >> just six months after introducing the ipad 3, they introduced the ipad 4. for now, the biggest criticism has come from inside apple itself. steve jobs famously called 7 inch tablet dead on arrival. apple says he changed his views in the final months before his death. >> it makes sense they want to defend their turf on selling products. >> apple also announced they sold its 100 million to ipad. -- 100 millionth ipad. >> coming up, one person search for a new service friend. >> and the fix is coming for the vote for one community that goes under water every time there is a big storm. >> a new hot tennis shoe its shops just days ago and already three local teenagers have been held at gunpoint. >> live and in h.d. -- this is abc 7 news at 5:00, on your side. >> we continue now with an uptick in crime and district bank to a certain type of shoe that is very popular with teen right now. >> police are looking into at least two incidents, one of t
ABC
Oct 22, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. according to a report, a 30,220 machine guns are registered in the state, by florida, then california. virginia is a state filled with gun owners. more for collecting and investing than shooting. even though virginia ranks among machine gun owners, obtaining one is a lot more walking into a gun shop. it requires extensive paperwork, fingerprints, photos, and background checks. policeerstands what know, the machine guns on not associated with crime the street. history gives her paws. i do not want any more weapons in the hands of people to begind not own guns with. leading to a larger debate r that -- far from resolved. >> a local community gets ready damaged during last year's earthquake. >> some warm temperatures. >> the return of chris cooley worms the hearts of a lot of redskins fans. -- warms the hearts of a lot of redskins fans. man: to some people, social security is just a number. but to me, it's money that i earned. i count ont ocial security. and i don't want washington politicians like george allen... privatizing it. if george allen wants to risk his owown money on wall stre
ABC
Oct 15, 2012 12:00pm EDT
. the 12-mile trip from los angeles international airport to the california space science about 17 hours longer than expected. 10th seeded crawling along right and shops inuses the streets of los angeles. passedttle had to we've poles and trees. -- weave past. it goes on display at the end of e month. >> drivers can expect closures, the mclean metro rail station on the silver line. they are installing a pedestrian that goes across route 123. t's part of the dulles corridor metro rail project. until 5:00 tomorrow morning. we are used to seeing the trees change in this time of year. the season are a ireland.rent in the northern lights. headed there on thursday. activewe have to really now with sunspots, which helped to create the or borealis. -- aurora borealis. if you did not see it, take a this.t exciting thing of the day for me. i caught it on camera. >> gorgeous. the sun rise just before 7:00 this morning. -- surise. enjoy it while it lasts. the sun came up and then it got overcast. we have some showers. degrees right now at reagan national with a dew point of 60. the wind out of
ABC
Oct 24, 2012 6:00pm EDT
months ago. he just moved back from california. >> minutes later in the other i-395. him on welcome home. numbers show that in fiscal year made $85 million on traffic cameras all lu. -- alone. 32% then d.c. made a year ago. >> they probably cannot live without it. to this now addicted revenue. almost $200 million a year. >> d.c. police planted fatality statistics. years, a 56% 10 decrease in traffic fatalities. 16 so far in 2012. even so, speed camera finds -- >> the amounts are so real, they are too much. d.c. council members of would cut the fines to $50. says he is opposed. are that would cost $19 million in revenue. crisis in now to the syria, the white house is hoping possible cease-fire might lead smoother political transition. some government forces and rebel forces have already agreed to a truce. and now can get inspired themist group has rejected cease-fire -- and now qaeda inspired islamist group has rejected the cease-fire. >> are news partners said the reopened a land deal with arlington county. if it goes through, the cemetery land down hill the air force memorial and w
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 6:00pm EDT
autonomous vehicles. the states with cars are authorize our nevada, california and florida. been relieved of tsairports with the most for that. the losses on the list and comes at no. 14. employees fired for stealing. 29 employees were let go. problem is not widespread and the number of workers let go represents less 0.5% of workers employed by that agency. of advertisements now come with a disclaimer? >> also, why the pharmacy leak a meningitis outbreak is -- meningitishe s recalling its products. behind today's dive on wall street? . another beautiful day must come to an end. socialist warm weather pattern. [ male announcer ] if barack obama is re-elected, what will the next four years be like? one: the debt will grow from $16 trillion to $20 trillion. two: 20 million americans could lose their employer-based health care. three: taxes on the middle class will go up by $4,000. four: energy prices will continue to go up. and five: $716 billion in medicare cuts that hurt current seniors. five rsons we can't afford four more years of barack obama. i'm mitt romney and i approve this
ABC
Oct 16, 2012 11:00pm EDT
same earthquake happened in california, the area felt or affected would be 10 times smaller. we have different tectonic plates under the service. the energy is transported more efficiently over a much broader area in the east than in the west. we know that from our earthquake last year. the bottom line is no damage. this is an earthquake that happens in this country -- as part of the country once in 20 years. >> abc 7 is your source of breaking news 24 hours a day. our instant update, sign up for breaking news alerts. you can sign up on the right side of our page. >> we are following breaking news on the nation's fun girl meningitis outbreak tonight. a second person in virginia has died. the virginia partner -- department of health says the victim was an adult in southwestern virginia. this comes as the cdc says 15 people have died. all of the vic have received injections for back pain. >> the other is around two of president obama and mitt romney. all eyes were on the president who was panned following a subpar performance on thursday. live on our news room with who was the winner t
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 12:00pm EDT
mitt romney and i approve this message. >> drivers in california dealing with record prices at the pump. aaa said the state average for a gallon of regular hit $4.65. that is the highest average since june of 2008. that is the average. in some places, drivers pay more than $5 a gallon. >> in our area, gas prices more variable. the average price in d.c. is $3.85 a gallon. that is down 4 cents from one week ago. in maryland, $3.70. >> customers have a new option to help them shop smarter. the retail giant is teaming up with american express offering free global prepaid cards. they will have no minimum balance with no fees. it is said to be an alternative to debit and checking accounts to help customers manage financing its finances. park's scientists -- >> scientists say they are developing a fuel called dilithium. that is the same name from star trek. they hope to use it to fuel the reactor that could cut the time in half free trip to mars. right now, it could take up to eight months one way. >> that is a long time to travel. alexis douglas: i can remember when i was youngnger and..
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 12:00pm EDT
its home at the california science center where it will be put up right and -- and placed on display. this weakens track work on metro will start later than first planned thanks to the nationals. it could be around midnight or so. what does begin red line trains will single track between rose mayr an-- grovsner and twinbrook. it will not start until after the rush is over to get fans home. in a security warning from leon panetta. he says cyber threats are growing in the country. in what he calls a cyber-pearl harbor. last night leon panetta said attackers and russia, china and iran are attacking systems that guide transportation. >> the internet is open. it is hardly accessible, as it should be. but that also presents a new terrain for warfare. >> he says the pentagon is prepared to take action if america is threatened by a computer assault. 24 members of the air force national guard were able to reunite with their families. this after spending six months training soldiers. welcome home. tonight at 5:00 p.m. -- an inspiring story of a soldier to had to relearn how to be a doc
ABC
Oct 6, 2012 12:00pm EDT
california. it is silly dialogue and a mind- numbing violence. paid to see this and you will be taken, too. one star. >> here is the weekend movie guide. 3 stars for "the purpose of being a wallflower" and "arbitage." new movies "taken2" and "vhs" are in the bottom where they belonged. >> i know what i will not be watching. >> i am thinking he does not like it. >> not much to recommend. stay inside and find a good book. tomorrow a lot of rain. this is the cold as we have seen since last april. enjoy the sunshine. columbus day temperatures up to the 50's. it will be around 70 degrees by wednesday. this is a real fall like forecast, while we have not seen in a long time. >> that is a real shot to the system. >> nighttime lows in the 30's out to the west. maybe a few snow flurries. >> time to put the flip-flops away. alexis douglas: i can remember when i was younger and... my family was not necessarily financially stable. we were poor. anncr: then alexis got a job at the mgm casino in michigan. and it changed her life. alexis: i started as a wardrobe clerk. but then i was able to work my
ABC
Oct 9, 2012 5:00pm EDT
mind. >> drivers in california set another day of record highs there. the state average per gallon of gas is about $5.67. >> california drivers frustrated with a price spike at the pump are dealing with the fourth straight day of record high gas prices. >> it is terrible. >> i only got 20 gallons. >> the prices of 49 cents since last week, far higher than the national average of $3.80 a gallon, according to the department of energy. california's dramatic spike is being blamed on several refineries and pipeline problems. many skeptical drivers say the explanations for the high prices is bogus. even california senator barbara boxer is calling for an investigation. >> we want to make sure there is no manipulation going on. >> oil experts say drivers can blame california's tough air quality regulations. governor jerry brown has ordered another blend appeal to be released early. don't expect to see a dramatic drop in prices soon. experts say could be another week before california drivers finally see any relief. >> the national average for gas is now $3.81. the lowest prices are in virg
ABC
Oct 5, 2012 6:00pm EDT
in california. in the district, the average is $3.91. virginia has the lowest average at $3.60. >> from now until monday, virginia shoppers will not have to pay tax on energy efficient appliances. the commonwealth is having a sales tax holiday which extends to heat pumps dishwashers washing machines, and other products. they have to be $2,500 or less and be energy efficient. >> metro is using the coming holiday for an extra day of track maintenance. starting tonight there will be a single tracking on the red and orange lines. that will cause 10-20 minutes of extra travel time. metro will also reduce trains to a single track on the orange line. writers should allow 15 minutes of extra travel time. >> an early taste of winter weather in the nation. this is denver colorado this morning. snow is falling in parts of the state tonight. also tonight, some people in north dakota are digging out from almost a foot of snow. >> 14 inches in parts of northern minnesota. they do not have the big slopes of there. -- out there. let me give you an idea, we are going to go from the 70's to the
ABC
Oct 7, 2012 6:30pm EDT
is that a campaign events in california. on the sunday talk show circuit there were still talking about the debate. >> we had a good week. we need to have a good one this began the week after. >> i will not take away from his masterful performance. he did a superb acting job. he did everything but learn to tap dance. >> up next on the debate calendar, a vice presidential debate face-off. >> venezuelan immigrants have made the journey to louisiana to vote in today's presidential election elie their homeland. people started lining up early this morning outside the venezuelan consulate to pass their ballot for the incumbent hugo chavez or the young opponent. they closed down the miami consulate. >> we drove 23 hours to come here. a further reason to stay in your house secure in venezuela. it does not matter you vote for. vote. >> people from as many as 10 states travel to new orleans. >> a cold and damp sunday. will it be th alexis douglas: i can remember when i was younger and... my family was not necessarily financially stable. we were poor. anncr: then alexis got a job at the mgm
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 6:00pm EDT
appeared to be tied. the president continued his california fund-raising swing which is expected to bring in $10 million over two days. the president attended a dedication to the cesar chavez national monument. >> our world is a better place because cesar chavez decided to change a. >> a poll out today shows romney with a four-point lead among likely voters. the gallup poll has the president of by four. both men are expected to be in ohio tomorrow and the focus is expected to shift back to the economy. >> thanks. in the meantime, it is a big week for the candidates for vice president. on wednesday night, joe biden and paul ryan go head-to-head in their one and only debate. both are lowering expectations for themselves and inflating them for their opponent. biden says the ryan has been straight forward during the campaign and ryan is praising biden. analysts will watch this debate closely because of the president's performance, which disappointed some people, last week. and remember you can see the vice-presidential debate on abc7 thursday night beginning at 9:00. >> and we're follow
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 6:00pm EDT
never resisted arrest. >> a recent break-in on monday, california congressman g his office had been burglarized. we have a look at what has been stolen with horace holmes. some very unusual items, but of great value, but the is how is t fee buildingsg into these goods theut with his the -- how did thief get in and then out? since early april, someone has on a crime spree, breaking into the offices of several offices onives' capitol hill. it has some off-balance. >> it is unusual. they have taken some buttronic equipment, been taking have , memorabilia,ohol signed baseballs, even .residential easter eggs mike mcintyre's. >> making sure you have locked your own door. the police have no idea how anybody is pulling off these crimes. the offices are open during the who wanted to visit their congressman. one man is shocked. think we would have property.r >> so far, we have kept the terrorists from getting in. >> police say they are on it. they are continuing their and eventually, thief.ll catch the horace holmes, abc 7 news. still to come on abc 7 news maryland has plans to keep the light
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
runs a half of istanbul even though she can pass her driver's test in california. paid to see this and you will be taken too. one star, pg-13. i cannot take it anymore. >> all right. take that, liam neeson. >> he has been a nice guy and a good actor. he took them. >> thank you. as always. some of the most famous shoes in movie history are leaving them estonian. they are loading -- leaving the smithsonian. they're loading the ruby slippers they return to the american history museum in november 21. >> coming up next, bedbugs are back in the area. >> the links between [ male announcer ] we the people, the middle class who move our country forward, work hard raise families, and keep america strong. but mitt romney's budget plan will hurt the middle class, raising taxes on the average family by up to $2,000 while giving a tax break of $250,000 to multimillionaires. doesn't mitt romney understand we can't rebuild america by tearing down the middle class. priorities usa action is responsible for the conontent of this advertisin >> a new study is drawing a connection between childbirth impress
ABC
Oct 24, 2012 5:00pm EDT
approve this message. >> and atm theft caught on a security camera in california. look at the surveillance video. he is seen pulling the atm right out of the wall while speeding off. it is not clear how much money he got away with. >> you would think that somebody might have noticed that. >> jfk international airports security should be extra tight. >> one man proved that the high- tech security system had some very big holes. >> he was riding a jet ski last august when it broke down in jamaica bay. >> i looked around, no lights, no boats. >> but through the darkness, all he could see was the control tower. he reached a chain-link barbwire airport fence. >> he walked across runways but no one saw him in and of the cameras and motion detectors picked him up. >> i figured i would be on cameras, somebody is going to pick me up. nothing happened. i had to walk up to a worker. >> in the end, and he was arrested and charged with felony trespassing. >> 31-year-old jet skier. this is a big deal. i did not mean to do this. i exposed something really important and that is a flaw in security. >> dann
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 5:09pm EDT
california's governor. his former press secretary says she is not surprised by her former bosses told admissions. >> he likes creating drama. i think it is one of the things he is trying to do to generate sales for the book. it is the nature of who is. he has a penchant for the big the dramatic, and sometimes that is good and sometimes that is less ideal. >> schwarzenegger says maria shriver has not read his book but wishes him well. a spokesperson for mrs. shriver failed to comment. >> coming up at 6:00, news that even politicians take with a grain of salt. >> dc is trying to rev up its program to get more parking for the handicapped. that story is coming up. >> protesters will be gathering tonight to celebrate the one- year anniversary of occupy d.c. we will have that story and more starting right now. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> two days until the first presidential debate. mitt romney is in striking distance of president obama. >> that is at least according to some of the polls.
ABC
Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm EDT
california. we have earthquakes. at union station, hurricane sandy shut down all train service. any tickets.buy >> he is trying to get back to wilmington, and he met a guy to get a cab. >> this cabdriver charged some $500. those traveling by car face their own dangers. this accident snarled early- the 14thraffic on street bridge. >> alexandria schools are closed. we came here to play. >> do not have out to the airport. check with your airline once again. been canceledve until further notice. throughas canceled all tomorrow. chances are you'll be stuck for a another day. >> another day, at least. search for supplies continues. stores and gasu stations. you along for a ride into the middle hurricane sandy to see how the experts gather information, close and personal. >> anncr: it'said that character is what we do... when we think no one is looking. mitt romney: believe that they are victims. anncr: mitt romney thought no one was looking when... he attacked forty-seven percent of americans. his companies shipped jobs overseas. his plan cuts millionaires' taxes, but raises yours. he'll
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